Any hymns which are published by Wayne Leupold Editions, Inc., Selah Publishing Co., Inc., or Hope Publishing Company can be easily licensed for worship services through the OneLicense, CCLI, and LicenSing programs. Licenses for other specific uses may be promptly obtained from the publishers.

Published Collections of Hymns

Into the Present Light: Hymn Tunes of Carson Cooman
music by Carson Cooman, texts by John Core, Richard Leach, Mary Louise Bringle, Calvin Seerveld, Mary Bittner, Fred Pratt Green, and others
Published by Selah Publishing Co., Inc.

At Dawn of Grace: Hymn Tunes of Carson Cooman
music by Carson Cooman, texts by John Core, Calvin Seerveld, Daniel B. Merrick, Gracia Grindal, and James Hart Brumm
Published by Wayne Leupold Editions, Inc.

“Pray Then Like This” (a cycle of hymns on the Lord’s Prayer)
texts by Richard Leach, music by Carson Cooman
Published by Selah Publishing Co., Inc.

Liturgical Works

Op. 275Abram’s Call (2001) Hymn Tune (77 77)

“God Said ‘Go!’”, John Core

Dedication: for Malcolm Williamson

Publisher: Wayne Leupold Editions, Inc. in "At Dawn of Grace: Hymn Tunes of Carson Cooman"

Op. 342Altar Rock (2001) Hymn Tune (8888 with coda)

“God Of the King Upon a Cross”, Richard Leach

Publisher: Selah Publishing Co., Inc. in "Pray Then Like This"

Op. 537Amisar (2003) Hymn Tune (CM)

“The Joyful Exchange”, Gracia Grindal

Dedication: for Marisa, Christmas 2003

Publisher: Wayne Leupold Editions, Inc. in "At Dawn of Grace: Hymn Tunes of Carson Cooman"

Op. 386Angel Star (2002) Hymn Tune (44 44)

“Angel and Star”, Thomas Troeger

Publisher: Selah Publishing Co., Inc. in "Into the Present Light: Hymn Tunes by Carson Cooman"

Op. 472Anglican Psalm Chant No. 1 (2002) Psalm Chant (Double)

Dedication: for the choir of St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, Cambridge, Massachusetts

Op. 473Anglican Psalm Chant No. 2 (2002) Psalm Chant (Double)

Dedication: for the choir of St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, Cambridge, Massachusetts

Op. 504Anglican Psalm Chant No. 3 (2003) Psalm Chant (Double)

Dedication: for the choir of St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, Cambridge, Massachusetts

Op. 529Anglican Psalm Chant No. 4 (2003) Psalm Chant (Double)

Dedication: for Edward Elwyn Jones

Op. 607Anglican Psalm Chant No. 5 (2005) Psalm Chant (Simplified)

Dedication: for Trinity Episcopal Cathedral, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Op. 608Anglican Psalm Chant No. 6 (2005) Psalm Chant (Simplified)

Dedication: for Trinity Episcopal Cathedral, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Op. 890Animal Planet (2010) Hymn Tune (57 57 67 67)

“Praise This God of All”, John Core

Publisher: Selah Publishing Co., Inc. in "Into the Present Light: Hymn Tunes by Carson Cooman"

Op. 731Aspen Mountain (2007) Hymn Tune (65 65 D)

“Many Rivers Running”, John Core

Dedication: for Alan Fletcher

Publisher: Selah Publishing Co., Inc. in "Into the Present Light: Hymn Tunes by Carson Cooman"

Op. 340Barnard Valley (2001) Hymn Tune (7665 669)

“Deliver Us From Evil”, Richard Leach

Publisher: Selah Publishing Co., Inc. in "Pray Then Like This"

Op. 449Beach Street (2002) Hymn Tune (76 87)

“Pray Through Us”, Mary Louise Bringle

Commission: Commissioned by Christ Chapel Fellowship

Publisher: GIA Publications, Inc. in "In Wind and Wonder: Hymn Texts by Mary Louise Bringle"

Op. 283Brant Point (2001) Hymn Tune (87 87 D)

“Light Upon Us, Dove Descending”, John Core

Dedication: for Sandra Gay

Publisher: Wayne Leupold Editions, Inc. in "At Dawn of Grace: Hymn Tunes of Carson Cooman"

Op. 362Brattle Street (2002) Hymn Tune (77 10 5 77)

“God, You Make the Morning Bright”, Herman G. Stuempfle, Jr.

Dedication: for Marisa Green

Publisher: Selah Publishing Co., Inc. in "Into the Present Light: Hymn Tunes by Carson Cooman"

Op. 795Chant of Healing Love (2008) Chant1.5 min.

Text by the composer

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Dedication: for Patty and Peter

Publisher: free download

Op. 435Cheakes (2002) Hymn Tune (77 77 D)

“In the Calm Before the Storm”, John Core

Dedication: for Colby Cooman

Publisher: Wayne Leupold Editions, Inc. in "At Dawn of Grace: Hymn Tunes of Carson Cooman"

Op. 328Cisco (2001) Hymn Tune (76 76 D)

“How Far Away Is Heaven”, Richard Leach

Dedication: for Daron Hagen

Publisher: Selah Publishing Co., Inc. in "Pray Then Like This"

Op. 451CLAC Jubilee (2002) Hymn Tune (CMD)

“When Times Are Good, the Gift of Work”, Calvin Seerveld

Dedication: for the jubilee of the Christian Labour Assocation of Canada

Commission: Commissioned for the jubilee of the Christian Labour Assocation of Canada

Op. 456Clark Cove (2002) Hymn Tune (SMD)

“A Mystery Now Unfolds”, John Core

Dedication: for Marisa Green

Publisher: Wayne Leupold Editions, Inc. in "At Dawn of Grace: Hymn Tunes of Carson Cooman"

Op. 426Cliff Beach (2002) Hymn Tune (87 87 D)

“Jesus, You Have Gone Before Us”, Richard Leach

Dedication: for David Ashley White

Publisher: Selah Publishing Co., Inc. in "Into the Present Light: Hymn Tunes by Carson Cooman"

Op. 278Coatue (2001) Hymn Tune (88 85)

“To Hear the Word That You Pass By”, Richard Leach

Dedication: for Richard Leach

Publisher: Selah Publishing Co., Inc.

Op. 436Cobalt Blue (2002) Hymn Tune (CM)

“As Azure Shades to Cobalt Blue”, Mary Louise Bringle

Publisher: Selah Publishing Co., Inc. in "Into the Present Light: Hymn Tunes by Carson Cooman"

Op. 773Conant (2008) Hymn Tune (10 9 10 5)

“Coming to This Place”, Mary Bittner

Publisher: Selah Publishing Co., Inc. in "Into the Present Light: Hymn Tunes by Carson Cooman"

Op. 300Coskata (2001) Hymn Tune (CM)

“Beloved in Lord Jesus Christ”, James Hart Brumm

Dedication: for Harriet Simmons and her classes

Publisher: Wayne Leupold Editions, Inc. in "At Dawn of Grace: Hymn Tunes of Carson Cooman"

Op. 889Crop of Peace (2010) Hymn Tune (85 85 with refrain)

“Wisdom Sows the Good Seed Gently”, John Core

Publisher: Selah Publishing Co., Inc. in "Into the Present Light: Hymn Tunes by Carson Cooman"

Op. 304Cycling Seasons (2001) Hymn Tune (76 76 D)

“As Human Seasons Cycle”, John Core

Dedication: for Bruce Polay

Publisher: Wayne Leupold Editions, Inc. in "At Dawn of Grace: Hymn Tunes of Carson Cooman"

Op. 480Dascha (2002) Hymn Tune (6665)

“Like Seed Someone Scattered”, Richard Leach

Publisher: Selah Publishing Co., Inc. in "Into the Present Light: Hymn Tunes by Carson Cooman"

Op. 714Daustin (2007) Hymn Tune (55 10 D)

“O Mother Spirit”, John Core

Dedication: for Dorothy Austin

Publisher: Selah Publishing Co., Inc. in "Into the Present Light: Hymn Tunes by Carson Cooman"

Op. 279Desert Pathways (2001) Hymn Tune (11 11 10 11)

“Prophet Trumpet Prophets”, John Core

Dedication: for Norman Warren

Publisher: Wayne Leupold Editions, Inc. in "At Dawn of Grace: Hymn Tunes of Carson Cooman"

Op. 729Desert Rock (2007) Hymn Tune (77 77)

“Spring Forth from the Desert Rock”, John Core

Dedication: for John Core

Publisher: Selah Publishing Co., Inc. in "Into the Present Light: Hymn Tunes by Carson Cooman"

Op. 457Devbrar (2002) Hymn Tune (CMD)

“From Shadowed Canyons of the Soul”, John Core

Dedication: for Mary Louise Bringle

Publisher: Wayne Leupold Editions, Inc. in "At Dawn of Grace: Hymn Tunes of Carson Cooman"

Op. 281Dionis (2001) Hymn Tune (65 65)

“Get Things Ready, Martha”, John Core

Dedication: for John Dixon

Publisher: Wayne Leupold Editions, Inc. in "At Dawn of Grace: Hymn Tunes of Carson Cooman"

Op. 364Dolmen Creek (2002) Hymn Tune (66 86)

“Burn in Me, Fire of God”, Margaret Clarkson

Dedication: for Margaret Clarkson

Publisher: Selah Publishing Co., Inc. in "Into the Present Light: Hymn Tunes by Carson Cooman"

Op. 986Dover Gloria Patri (2012) for Congregation0.5 min.

Dedication: for The Dover Church in celebration of its 250th anniversary

Commission: Commissioned by The Dover Church

Publisher: Selah Publishing Co., Inc. in "Into the Present Light: Hymn Tunes by Carson Cooman"

Op. 308Dunster Carol (2001) Hymn Tune (55 55 556)

“Jesus, Gift of God”, Richard Leach

Dedication: for Dan and Andy

Publisher: Selah Publishing Co., Inc. in "Into the Present Light: Hymn Tunes by Carson Cooman"

Op. 433Easton Street (2002) Hymn Tune (7787 74)

“None Is Holy Like Our God”, Mary Louise Bringle

Publisher: Selah Publishing Co., Inc. in "Into the Present Light: Hymn Tunes by Carson Cooman"

Op. 393Eel Point (2002) Hymn Tune (10 6 5 8 8)

“You Went to the Place Where All the Dead Go”, Richard Leach

Publisher: Selah Publishing Co., Inc. in "Into the Present Light: Hymn Tunes by Carson Cooman"

Op. 533Elwyn (2003) Hymn Tune (77 77)

“Guide My Lips, O God, in Prayer”, Daniel B. Merrick

Dedication: for Edward Elwyn Jones

Publisher: Wayne Leupold Editions, Inc. in "At Dawn of Grace: Hymn Tunes of Carson Cooman"

Op. 413Esther Island (2002) Hymn Tune (8787 8687)

“Jesus Took the Road of Sorrows”, John Core)

Publisher: Wayne Leupold Editions, Inc. in "At Dawn of Grace: Hymn Tunes of Carson Cooman"

Op. 443Ferko (2002) Hymn Tune (6466 8564)

“So Radiant, So Shining”, Mary Louise Bringle

Dedication: for Frank Ferko

Publisher: Selah Publishing Co., Inc. in "Into the Present Light: Hymn Tunes by Carson Cooman"

Op. 338Fisher’s Landing (2001) Hymn Tune (CM)

“‘What Did You See?’ the Serpent Said”, Richard Leach

Publisher: Selah Publishing Co., Inc. in "Pray Then Like This"

Op. 293Flap Away (2001) Hymn Tune (8787 8785)

“With Their Foolish Fig Leaves Flapping”, Richard Leach

Dedication: for Al Benner

Publisher: Selah Publishing Co., Inc. in "Into the Present Light: Hymn Tunes by Carson Cooman"

Op. 387Fraser (2002) Hymn Tune (77 77 with alleluias)

“Mist Arises from the Lake”, Mary Louise Bringle

Dedication: for Matthew Burt

Publisher: Selah Publishing Co., Inc. in "Into the Present Light: Hymn Tunes by Carson Cooman"

Op. 441Ghermar (2002) Hymn Tune (86 86 86)

“O Star, Just One Among the Vast”, James Hart Brumm

Publisher: Wayne Leupold Editions, Inc. in "At Dawn of Grace: Hymn Tunes of Carson Cooman"

Op. 373Gibbs Pond (2002) Hymn Tune (87 87 D)

“Jesus, Can You Still Surprise Me”, Richard Leach

Publisher: Selah Publishing Co., Inc. in "We Sing the Shoreline: Hymns of Richard Leach"

Op. 276Grainsong (2001) Hymn Tune (2 4 6 8 2)

“The Grain”; John Core

Dedication: for Emma Lou Diemer

Publisher: Wayne Leupold Editions, Inc. in "At Dawn of Grace: Hymn Tunes of Carson Cooman"

Op. 341Great Point (2001) Hymn Tune (749 749)

“Let It Be As We Have Prayed”, Richard Leach

Publisher: Selah Publishing Co., Inc. in "Pray Then Like This"

Op. 840Guthrie (2009) Hymn Tune (55 54 D)

“God Bless and Hold You”, John Core

Publisher: Selah Publishing Co., Inc. in "Into the Present Light: Hymn Tunes by Carson Cooman"